Bond, Header


Bond, Header
♦ Bricks laid so that only ends show on wall face.
(Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 410)

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  • Bond — ♦ Arrangement of bricks in courses. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 410) Related terms: Bond, English, Bond, English Garden Wall, Bond, Flemish, Bond, Header, Header, Stretcher …   Medieval glossary

  • Bond, English — 1) Alternate courses of headers and stretchers. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 410) 2) In which the bricks are laid in alternate courses of stretchers (with the long sides visible) and headers (with the short ends visible), so that… …   Medieval glossary

  • Bond, English Garden-Wall — ♦ In which there is a single course of headers and then five (or sometimes three) courses of stretchers. This is not so strong since the bricks are bonded only through every fourth or sixth course. This is characterisitic post medieval bond in… …   Medieval glossary

  • Bond, Flemish — ♦ Alternate headers and stretchers in the same course. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 410) Related terms: Bond, Header, Bond, English Garden Wall, Bond, English, Bond, Flemish Bond …   Medieval glossary

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  • Bond — /bond/, n. 1. Carrie (nee Jacobs), 1862 1946, U.S. songwriter and author. 2. Julian, born 1940, U.S. civil rights leader and politician. * * * I In construction, the systematic arrangement of bricks or other building units (e.g., concrete blocks …   Universalium

  • bond — bond1 bondable, adj. bondability, n. bonder, n. bondless, adj. /bond/, n. 1. something that binds, fastens, confines, or holds together. 2. a cord, rope, band, or ligament …   Universalium

  • header bond — noun : a masonry bond in which all courses are header courses * * * a brickwork bond composed entirely of overlapping headers …   Useful english dictionary

  • header bond — a brickwork bond composed entirely of overlapping headers. * * * …   Universalium

  • Header — ♦ Brick with end showing on wall face. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 410) Related terms: Bond, Stretcher …   Medieval glossary